Acoustics Engineer

BOSAL is looking for an Acoustical Engineer based in Lummen. You will work on multiple multidisciplinary product creation projects and innovation projects for the exhaust systems for cars of the next generation. As a member of the acoustical engineering center of competence, you will be more specifically responsible for all the acoustical and performance-related functionalities of the exhaust system. 

BOSAL Emission Control Systems consists of 10 plants and 2 R&D facilities across the globe. The division is mainly focusing on supplying solutions for emission controls, energy management, and sound design to OEM customers in the automotive industry. Key customers include global players such as General Motors, Volkswagen group and Volvo. Through the global spread of the ECS facilities, BOSAL is able to localize global programs more efficiently and deliver customers’ needs for a larger range of products and technologies.

The R&D is organized in a flexible program management organization. The Acoustical Engineers report to one of the program directors with a specific focus on particular customers. In order to assure flexibility, the engineers may temporarily work on other programs as well.

Given the international context in which the work takes place, it is expected that our people are prepared to travel when so required for the job.

 

Responsabilities

  • To plan, organize, coordinate and monitor the activities to achieve the milestones and acoustical deliverables of the project
  • To draft and optimize the concept designs through 1D acoustical and performance simulations
  • To draft the prototype designs for acoustical testing
  • To initiate, follow-up and interpret acoustical tests and FEA/CFD simulations
  • To evaluate the exhaust sound quality during tests at the Bosal R&D center and on the customer test track
  • To report and present the progress to the project teams and to the OEM customer experts
  • To expand the know-how and to improve the tools and methodologies of the acoustical engineering center of competence

 

   

Requirements

Skills
  • Education: Master in Engineering Science 
  • Expertise in acoustics 
  • Fluent in English, good knowledge of German
  • Experience in an R&D working environment, preferably in automotive is an asset
  • Knowledge of Matlab 
  • Experience with 1D frequency domain or  time domain simulations is an asset
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis or CFD can be an asset
  • Creative and communicative team player
  • International mindset
 
Experience
  •  Expertise in acoustics 
  • Experience in an R&D working environment, preferably in automotive is an asset
  • Knowledge of Matlab 
  • Experience with 1D frequency domain or  time domain simulations is an asset
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis or CFD can be an asset

Please send in your resume and motivation letter to:

BBEL.careers@bosal.com

 

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Job field
R&D
Country & Region
Belgium, EMEA
Location
20 Dellestraat
3560 Lummen
Business unit
Emission Control Systems (ECS)

BOSAL ECS supplies OEM passenger and commercial vehicle market with complete exhaust systems, heat exchangers, catalytic converters and aftertreatment.